12 Aug '11, 12am

Green Party to launch anti-fracking crusade

The Green Party is set to launch a major campaign against the controversial process of hydraulic fracturing or "fracking", which is being increasingly used as a means of extracting shale gas. The nationwide campaign will be launched during the party's autumn conference at Sheffield Hallam University in September and will claim that the technique is environmentally destructive and risks polluting the UK's water supply. The UK government and MPs on the Commons Energy and Climate Change Committee have so far dismissed calls for a moratorium on shale gas exploration. However, growing numbers of campaigners are keen to halt proposals for the UK's first fracking project, following allegations that US projects have had a catastrophic impact on the local environment. In June, shadow energy minister Huw Irranca-Davies wrote to energy minister Charles Hendry, urging him to enforce a...

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Green Party to launch anti-fracking crusade

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